ERIC Number: ED421204
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Alaska Foster Parent Handbook.
Alaska State Dept. of Health and Social Services, Juneau. Div. of Family and Youth Services.
This handbook from the Division of Family and Youth Services in Alaska outlines the policies and guidelines of the division regarding foster care and offers support to foster parents in their journey as a foster family. The handbook's chapters are: (1) "Introduction to Foster Parenting"; (2) "When a Child Arrives, When a Child Leaves"; (3) "Daily Living"; (4) "Emergencies and Changes in Your Home"; (5) "Financial Matters"; (6) "Medical Care"; (7) "Health and Safety"; (8) "Positive Parenting"; (9) "A Child's Birth Family/Relative Foster Care"; (10) "Licensing"; (11) "Specializations"; (12) "Case Planning/Legal Considerations"; and (13) "Foster Care Resources." Includes a glossary of terms. (EV)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Dept. of Health and Social Services, Juneau. Div. of Family and Youth Services.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska